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Death toll rises to 75 in Chinese factory blast

August 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Medical staff move a severely burnt victim of an explosion at an eastern Chinese automotive parts factory from a hospital in the city of Kunshan, Jiangsu province, Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 to a Shanghai hospital which is better equipped to handle severe burns. Dozens of people were killed Saturday by the explosion at the factory [&hellip...

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Israel withdraws most troops from Gaza

August 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

An Israeli drone circles over Gaza City on Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Dusan Vranic) GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel withdrew most of its ground troops from the Gaza Strip on Sunday in an apparent winding down of the nearly monthlong operation...

American nurse with Ebola to leave Liberia Tuesday

August 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Hospital workers pass police officers guarding an entrance to Emory University Hospital after an ambulance arrived transporting an American that was infected with the Ebola virus, Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, in Atlanta. A specially outfitted plane carrying Dr....

Syrian rebels kill 10, capture others in Lebanon

August 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Lebanese army soldiers stand guard as ambulances wait at the entrance of Arsal, a Sunni Muslim town near the Syrian border, in eastern Lebanon, Sunday, Aug 3, 2014. Syrian rebels killed at least 10 Lebanese troops and likely captured over a dozen more in an...

Ukraine’s army on outskirts of rebel stronghold

August 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A pro-Russian rebel takes photos of cars of the convoy of International forensic experts and members of the OSCE mission in Ukraine at the area of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 plane crash near the village of Rossipne, Donetsk region, eastern Ukraine,...

Israel signals scaling down Gaza war operation

August 2, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

An Israeli soldier standing on top of a tank in a staging area near the Israel Gaza border, Saturday, August 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov) JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel signaled Saturday it plans to scale back its military operation in the Gaza war and will...

Sierra Leone cyclist cleared of Ebola at Glasgow

August 1, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this undated file image by the CDC shows an ebola Virus. U.S. health officials on Thursday, July 31, 2014, warned Americans not to travel to the three African countries, hit by an outbreak of Ebola. The travel advisory applies to non-essential...

Abbas seeks broad support for war crimes charges

July 31, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Wednesday, July 16, 2014, file photo, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas listens to Arab League Secretary General Nabil Elaraby, during their meeting at his residence in Cairo, Egypt. Nearly a month into Israel’s fierce assault on...

Default fuels uncertainty, stock drop in Argentina

July 31, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

An office worker looks at a man sleeping inside the basket he uses to collect cardboard for recycling, at the financial district in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, July 31, 2014. The collapse of talks with U.S. creditors sent Argentina into its second debt...

Gaza truce comes after days of pushing for a deal

July 31, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during a press conference addressed jointly with Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi, India, Thursday, July 31, 2014. This is Kerry’s first visit to India following the resounding election win of...